School of Music

Auditions & Scholarships

2019 Music Scholarship Audition Dates:


Should circumstances prevent you from attending one of the scheduled audition days, please contact Dr. Colin J. Hill,, for assistance.

Tennessee Tech University is one of the finest places to study music in the Southeast!

  • All students applying for admission to the School of Music must first apply to TTU for admission.
  • Students should complete the application process as soon as possible in the fall of the year before their proposed entrance to the University.
  • Early application is encouraged due to the University scholarship application annual deadline, December 15.
  • NOTE: If you miss the Dec. 15th annual deadline for university scholarships, YOU MAY STILL AUDITION FOR SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED BY THE SCHOOL OF MUSIC.

Audition for a Music Scholarship (online registration form)

Audition Materials, Repertoire & Requirements

  • Please click the links to access the requirements for each instrument or voice audition.
  • The recommendations are a guide in the selection of appropriate material to prepare for the instrumental and voice auditions.


  • Music majors are required to participate in the appropriate Ensemble of Record during each semester of residency.
  • All Tennessee Tech students are encouraged to join a music ensemble, whether or not one is majoring in music. Join us!

Ensemble Auditions

  • Auditions for acceptance as a music major do not constitute acceptance or placement in University music ensembles (concert bands, choirs, jazz ensembles, orchestras, and other performing organizations).
  • Ensemble auditions take place during the first week of classes each semester or academic year.
  • Some ensembles require students to audition separately for entry. Others require the student to register for the class before the beginning of the academic term.
  • Check with the individual ensemble director for membership information and requirements.

More Information? Please email or call 931-372-3161.